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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 16 Entries.
Tuesday, April 18 View Page
Let the year begin. ALL ORANGE. 2106 Schmit, 1109 Borgers, and 359Foss All are germinated and potted up.
 
Wednesday, April 19 View Page
A couple asparagus just waiting for the ground to thaw.
 
Wednesday, April 19 View Page
Opps! Rutabaga
 
Friday, April 21 View Page
I don't think these carrots will amount to anything. Hopefully I can replant them next year and get some seeds from them.
 
Wednesday, April 26 View Page
Snowing for the last two days. Yesterday it melted. Doesn't look like this will melt for a bit. It doesn't look like I'll get an early start this year.
 
Thursday, April 27 View Page
I thought I would dig some clay out of the pit in my high tunnel. I hit water. Maybe I'll try rice this year.
 
Sunday, April 30 View Page
The others have been up a while. I decided to dig it up and this is what I found.
 
Sunday, May 21 View Page
150 patch. 19x8=152 I cut the front two corners off to get down to 150. No special plan, it just fits nice in the high tunnel
 
Sunday, May 21 View Page
150 entry. 925New. I lost the other pumpkins to frost. I added a thermostat and 60 watt bulb, plus blanket. Haven't seen the sun for a while so put a light on a timer. Even the soil isn't warming up. Heat tapes next year.
 
Tuesday, June 13 View Page
These are my early tomatoes. I'll only keep the largest mega blooms and try to reset some later for weigh offs.
 
Tuesday, June 13 View Page
925New my 150 entry. High tunnel means you have to even water when its raining outside. This is the only plant that didn't suffer from a hard frost.
 
Tuesday, June 13 View Page
2106 doing really well. A hard frost killed all the leaves. This came back from the buds at the intersection s by the stem. My 359 turned to mush, so no saving it.
 
Tuesday, June 13 View Page
Rutabaga seems to like the cool weather.
 
Thursday, June 15 View Page
We got a little wind. My fault. I ran out of good plastic and used cheap for this tunnel.
 
Thursday, June 15 View Page
It was windy enough to rip the base boards from the bottom, which allowed the bows to push the header off of the posts. It made a couple ventilation holes in the plastic. All put together again.
 
Thursday, June 15 View Page
I ran out when it was just about done. I opened the side curtains to let the wind go through. Lucky the wind had calmed down a bit. I only had a few tomato plants get broken. They will come back from suckers I hadn't removed yet. They will probably be right on time for the weigh off.
 

 

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